The Village Global

I wanted to briefly share with you an email that I recently received from a friend we’re preparing to work with in Mexico.  He and his family have been working tirelessly outside of Mexico City for about 20 years ministering to and planting churches in small native villages and setting up The Village Global; Kingdom […]

The Weak or the Strong

“Already you have all you want! Already you have become rich! Without us you have become kings! And would that you did reign, so that we might share the rule with you! For I think that God has exhibited us apostles as last of all, like men sentenced to death because we have become a […]

The Prodigal Son

Several months ago I had a discussion with some folks about Jesus’ Parable of the Prodigal Son (Luke 15:11-32) following a sermon on the same topic.  The discussion revolved around understanding the two sons, and figuring out which one we most identify with.  Am I the younger son who feels entitled to riches but needs […]

Elpis Ministries- a preview

This past September I had the complete honor of visiting a group of Filipina missionaries living and serving the Lord in Mae Sot, Thailand.  They work with migrant and refugee children from neighboring Myanmar (Burma).  These children are the poorest of the poor, and their families are fleeing economic hardship and political oppression in their […]

What is the Gospel? part 1

“After some days Felix came with is wife Drusilla, who was Jewish, and he sent for Paul and heard him speak about faith in Christ Jesus. And as he reasoned about righteousness and self-control and the coming judgment, Felix was alarmed and said, ‘Go away for the present.  When I get an opportunity I will […]

The Upside Down Kingdom

“‘These men who have turned the world upside down have come here also, and Jason has received them, and they are all acting against the decrees of Caesar, saying that there is another king, Jesus.’ And the people and the city authorities were disturbed when they heard these things.” Acts 17:6-8 The Jews in Jesus’ & […]